Sightseeing and relaxation in Ketrzyn

Posted by Laura Želvytė  |  August 17, 2016

If you‘re anything like me, I bet you‘re going to enjoy yourself if you visit Ketrzyn! I‘m a big fan of medieval architecture and especially castles. This beautiful town in Poland has a rich history and homes perfectly preserved historic buildings. Ketrzyn is full of beautiful medieval churches, castles and marvellous old buildings. What‘s even better, this town is getting more and more popular amongst tourists, and that means this Ketrzyn offers you a vast range of beautiful hotels and restaurants. One of the best things about visiting Poland is the sightseeing and relaxation in Ketrzyn.

Medieval architecture

The incredible Teutonic castle in Ketrzyn was build in the 14th century. It was originally a fort serving as a protective building against the frequent pagan Lithuanian attacks. Originally the castle consisted of three wings and was surrounded by a tall wall with a closed gate. The great hall contained rooms for the Teutonic officials and a reflector. Like every historical hassle, The Teutonic Castle in Ketrzyn had a mill, a bakery, a granary, an armoury, a chapel and dungeons. Right now the castle is next to the famous church os St George, which is a must-see place when you visit Ketrzyn! All in all, the Teutonic castle in Ketrzyn is a historical sight that will be enjoyed by anyone who visits it. What is more, the town homes a bunch of impressive ancient architectural creations. Statues, a beautiful old town district and preserved medieval architecture is something worth seeing if you decide to visit Poland and tour the country.

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Places to visit near Ketrzyn

Located right near Ketrzyn are a couple of sites everyone should visit. The former wartime headquarters used by Hitler. It‘s a historical sight and attracts tourists from all over the world. What‘s great is that Ketrzyn is located in a part of Poland that homes a lot of big and beautiful lakes. The nature surrounding this Polish town is breathtaking and has a lot of outdoor activities to offer. The closest lakes to the city are around 12km away and are easily reached by car, bikes or public transportation. Just taking a hike in the nearby forest can be a great activity for those who like to spend time outdoors.

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Where should you stay?

It‘s great to know that a cosy hotel is waiting for you while travelling, right? Ketrzyn is ideal for travellers since the town has a bunch of affordable but comfortable and pleasant hotels to offer. What is more, some of them are built in historical buildings so just staying in a hotel can feel like sightseeing. Hotel Księżycowy Dworek is a great place to stay at – it is located in a historical building that dates back to 1913. Cosy light rooms, excellent service, a tennis court and a huge beautiful botanic park surrounding all of the areas! This Hotel in Ketrzyn, just like many others offers you an opportunity to enjoy the best of what the town has to offer – comfort, quality and relaxation.